One annual general inspection is required for lifts made or refurbished within the last 10 years, and two safety inspections (one general and one check) annually for older equipment.
In addition, a conformity assessment of mandatory maintenance is required every six months.
The inspection organization
Lift safety inspections may only be carried out by a designated and accredited organization. ÉMI-TÜV SÜD Kft. is accredited by the European Union, the Ministry of Economic Affairs and the National Accreditation Body to test, inspect and certify lifts and escalators.